‘Blade Runner’ actor Rutger Hauer dead at 75

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LOS ANGELES — Rutger Hauer, star of “Blade Runner,” has died at age 75, Fox News has learned.

The Dutch actor was best known for his role as Harrison Ford’s nemesis Roy Batty in the 1982 movie, “Blade Runner.” He also won a Golden Globe award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the 1987 movie “Escape from Sobibor.”

Hauer’s agent Steve Kenis told Fox News on Wednesday that the actor died on Friday. “This is not news, but he was a great guy and a great actor,” Kenis told us.

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